Attend an Event

Thousands of people are holding events across Canada to raise awareness about the AIDS pandemic and raise funds for the Stephen Lewis Foundation, which supports community-based oroganizations that are turning the tide of HIV and AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa.  

There might be an event happening in your community!  Check out the calendar below to find a local craft sale, participate in a walkathon, attend a concert, or hear Stephen Lewis speak.

To find an event hosted by a grandmothers group, please visit the calendar on the Grandmothers Campaign website.

If you are organizing an event, click here to register it with us, so we can support you by posting it to the calendar and sending you materials.

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Port Perry 6th Annual Gala on the Greens

Royal Ashburn Golf Club

Port Perry, Ontario

Date: January 07, 2014 10:00am to May 03, 2014 3:00pm

The Port Perry G-Moms invite you to attend their 6th Annual Gala on the Greens! This year's gala will be held on Saturday, May  3rd 2014 from 10am-3pm at the Royal Ashburn Golf Club. This year's guest Speaker will be Aruna Papp.  Aruna was born and raised in India and after immigrating to Canada, she became aware of the rights and protections Canada offered women . For the past thirty years, in spite of multiculturalists' embarrassed denials and by courageously and publicly insisting on the cultural roots of honour-motivated violence, Aruna has given a voice to thousands of girls and women living lives of quiet desperation in the South Asian community and beyond.

UJAMAA GRANDMAS Annual Fabric and Yard Sale

Woodcliff United Church, 5010 Spruce Dr. SW

Calgary, AB

Date: April 25, 2014 4:30pm to April 26, 2014 3:00pm

The Ujamaa Grandmas invite you to their annual fabric and yard sale now held on two days, starting on Friday, April 25th at 4:00pm - 7:30pm and Saturday, April 26 from 9:30am to 3:00pm. It's the ultimate green event for recycling yarn and fabric. A

Grands and Friends present Voices for Africa

St. Joseph's Church, 174 Wilbrod St.

Ottawa, ON

Date: April 25, 2014 7:30pm

Grands and Friends presents Voices for Africa, a benefit concert for the Stephen Lewis Foundation's Grandmothers to Grandmothers Camapign, at St. Joseph's Church on Wilbrod St.
Participating Choirs:
Cross Town Youth Chorus
Harmonic Generation
Le Grand Choeur De La Salle
Ottawa Children's Concert Choir
St. Joseph's Parish Choir
Ottawa Catholic School Board Children's Choir
Ottawa Catholic School Board Chamber Choir
Tickets are $15 for adults, children under 12 get in free.
For tickets please contact Brenda Mulvihill
613-825-4540 or

GoGo Grannies of Cranbrook Garage Sale

710-12th Ave. S.

Cranbrook, BC

Date: April 26, 2014

The GoGo Grannies of Cranbrook are holding a garage sale with very reasonably-priced donations. Coffee and baked goods will also be for sale. For more information, please contact Ingrid Carlgren at

Grandmothers of Steel present Sally Armstrong: A voice of hope

Winterberry Height Church, 300 Winterberry Rd

Stoney Creek, ON

Date: May 08, 2014 7:00pm

Grandmothers of Steel and Soroptimists International Hamilton - Burlington invite the public to hear Sally Armstrong, a Voice of Hope. Renowned author, human rights activist and journalist Sally Armstrong brings inspiring stories of courage and resilience from the front lines of conflict zones worldwide.

Mother's Day 2014


Press Release: Report of the African Grandmothers Tribunal released for World AIDS Day November 29, 2013


Overduin: Standing with the grandmothers September 18, 2013

Mia Overduin, Ottawa Citizen

Upcoming Events

UJAMAA GRANDMAS Annual Fabric and Yard Sale April 25, 2014

Calgary, AB

Grands and Friends present Voices for Africa April 25, 2014

Ottawa, ON